Join Bridge Winners

Bridge Winners Profile for Greg Lawler

Greg Lawler
Greg Lawler
  • 0
  • 25
  • 5
  • 0

Basic Information

Member Since
March 19, 2011
Last Seen
2 minutes ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I am a math professor at the University of Chicago who played more bridge when I was younger (became LM when I was 22 in the late 1970s) but have played only infrequently in the last twenty years.  

United States of America

Bridge Information

ACBL Ranking
Sorry, this user has no cards yet.
U31 junior event
The standard in the US is that high school (up to about age 18) have girls teams while college/university (18 --- 22 approx) have women's teams. When one uses girls, one refers to the other gender as boys. When one uses women, one refers to the other gender as ...
U31 junior event
They let some of the old guys play in that.
Fascinating Drop vs Finesse decision from Wuhan
Ignore, I misread
Fascinating Drop vs Finesse decision from Wuhan
East has 5 so does not have to have singleton or void
Meckwell leaving NICKELL
I think the Lebron James case is more analogous to US players switching which US team they play on. It does not really apply here. Unless things have changed California and Florida are still part of the US.
Isn't the score for USA-2 vs. Denmark in the d'Orsi wrong?
I have been the operator and found at trick eight that I entered the wrong card at trick three and the whole play makes no sense at that point. So tempo of play does not imply for sure that there was no error.
Meckwell leaving NICKELL
This is clearly an error --- my guess is that Norman Bach had a wife who played under the name Mrs. Norman Bach (not unusual in those days to write names like this) and maybe they partnered in the open series in 1968 which meant that there was an extra "Bach ...
Isn't the score for USA-2 vs. Denmark in the d'Orsi wrong?
It is possible that the vugraph operator misentered a play earlier in the hand and could not correct the error. So what you saw might not be the actual first 7 or 8 tricks. When this happens, the operator often just stops and waits to see what the result is ...
Meckwell leaving NICKELL
I think LeBron James has only played for the US and on US teams. I am not sure why he is being mentioned.
Zimmerman Reinstated as Winners of Rosenblum Cup 2018
This ruling is actually not inconsistent. In the case of cheating scandals, teammates of convicted cheaters for whom there is no reason to believe were aware of the cheating are not found guilty of anything. However, because the cheating could have (and probably did) contribute to the final placement of ...
Not following anyone yet

Bottom Home Top